Posts Tagged ‘sunni’

Hadith Literature: Its Origin, Development and Special Features

The ‘hadith’, the sayings attributed to the Prophet Muhammad (sallallahu alaihi wa sallam), form a sacred literature which for the Muslims ranks second in importance only to the Qur’an itself. As a source of law, ethics and doctrine, the vast corpus of ‘hadith’ continue to exercise decisive influence. Islamic…

21 Apr 3:00 PM 0 Read More...

Al-Aqida al-Tahawiyya: English commentary

The following work is a beneficial translation and short commentary of the classical treatise on Sunni beliefs (aqida) known as al-Aqida al-Tahawiyya.  An audio commentary by Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed can also  be purchased from the following link:
Aqida Tahawiyya CD set
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Whilst teaching al-ʿAqīda…

10 Apr 1:00 PM 0 Read More...

110 Sacred Hadiths (Hadith Qudsi)

The following is a collection of 110 Sacred hadiths known as Qudsi Ahadith.  One definition given by the early scholars to Sacred Hadith is that of as-Sayyid ash-Sharif al-Jurjani (died in 816 A.H.) in his lexicon known as At-Tarifat where he says: “A Sacred Hadith…

25 Mar 10:00 AM 1 Read More...

Audio Recitation of the Sihah Sitta Hadith collections

The following are download links of the audio recordings of the 6 famous Sunni Books of hadith known as the Sihah Sitta:
Sahih al-Bukhari:

All files for Sahih al-Bukhari in one download link

Individual files:

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9.3 MB

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14.8 MB

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15 Mar 5:05 PM 2 Read More...

Salah: The Muslim Prayer

The following is a beneficial work describing how to make ablution (wudu), the call to prayer (Azan) as well as the formal prayer (Salah) performed five times a day.  It is useful for new Muslims and young children who wish to learn the manner of Salah etc.  It has pictorial…

12 Mar 2:00 PM 0 Read More...